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Cops and Writers Podcast

Patrick O'Donnell

Cops and Writers is an informative, and sometimes humorous podcast primarily for crime writers that are serious about creating accurate and believable police stories. Your host Sergeant Patrick O'Donnell worked the street as a cop and sergeant in one of the biggest police departments in America for over 25 years. Now retired, he is an author, consultant, public speaker, and podcaster here to help you write your best crime-related story.O'Donnell will conduct in-depth interviews with members of state, federal, and local law enforcement and civilian experts in police procedure getting the questions you want to be answered regarding the often misunderstood and misrepresented world of police procedure and police culture. O’Donnell will also be interviewing crime fiction writers and writers from all different genres that have police procedures in their stories on the show. They will be discussing what works for them in the ever-changing landscape of book sales and publishing.If you like candid stories told with cop humor and lots of technical details about the world the police live in, come ride along with O'Donnell and his guests as they give you an exclusive peek behind the yellow tape.

Recent Episodes

015 Highly Decorated Vietnam War Combat Vet To New York Times Best Selling Author, Nick Russell Has Been There And Has Done ThatMay 09, 2021 Episode artwork 014 Cops And Writers Ride In The Ambulance And Go Inside The Emergency Room With James (Jamie) Davis May 02, 2021 Episode artwork 013 Sailing Into A Successful Life As An Entrepreneur And Author With Dave ChessonApril 25, 2021 Episode artwork 012 Chief Deputy Marshal Marc Cameron Takes Us On His Journey From Hunting Down Dangerous Fugitives, To Writing Tom Clancy / Jack Ryan And Other Best Selling NovelsApril 18, 2021 Episode artwork 011 Busting F.B.I. Myths And Misconceptions With Special Agent Jerri Williams April 11, 2021 Episode artwork 010 Cops And Writers Takes You Back Into The Courtroom With Criminal Defense Attorney Jennifer SeverinoApril 04, 2021 Episode artwork 009 Oorah! Craig Martelle Helps Us Write Accurate Military Characters And Reveals His Secrets To A Successful Author Career. March 28, 2021 Episode artwork 008 Coroner Darren Dake Takes Us Into The World Of Death Investigations March 21, 2021 Episode artwork Begorrah! It's A Special Bonus St. Patrick's Day Episode With Irish Police Officer (Garda) Marie O'Halloran March 17, 2021 Episode artwork 007 Scott Moon Shares How He Balances His Job As A Police Lieutenant With A Successful Author Business March 14, 2021 Episode artwork 006 Josh Hayes Of Keystroke Medium Takes Us On His Journey From Police Officer To Full-Time AuthorMarch 07, 2021 Episode artwork 005 Order In The Court! Cops And Writers Takes You Into The Courtroom With Assistant District Attorney Sharon RiekFebruary 28, 2021 Episode artwork 004 CSI, Analyzing DNA, And More Police Science Fun With Forensic DNA Analyst Melissa KreikemeierFebruary 21, 2021 Episode artwork 003 Cops And Writers Ride Along With Royal Canadian Mounted Police Constable Forest MacekFebruary 14, 2021 Episode artwork 001 Welcome To The Cops And Writers PodcastFebruary 07, 2021 Episode artwork 002 Uncovering The Role Of Detective In Law Enforcement With Detective Adam Richardson Of The Writers Detective BureauFebruary 07, 2021 Episode artwork